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The Divide plus Filmmaker Q&A

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A fierce, unsettling film.

Guardian

What happens when the rich get richer? 

The Divide tells the story of 7 individuals striving for a better life in modern day US and UK - where the top 0.1% owns as much wealth as the bottom 90%. By plotting these tales together, we uncover how virtually every aspect of our lives is controlled by one factor: the size of the gap between rich and poor.

The film is inspired by "The Spirit Level" by Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett.

This screening will feature a live Q&A with director Katherine Round and Newcastle Care Worker Rochelle Monte who features in the film.

BBFC Advice: This film contains infrequent strong language

Director(s): Katherine Round   Country of Origin: United Kingdom, United States  Year: 2015   Running Time: 1hr 18 mins  
BBFC Advice: 12A Parental supervision required for children under 12.  

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